George Eliot Fellowship Review Issue 6: 1975

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Issue 6 of the George Eliot Fellowship Review
Contains:
The Inscription of the Chaplet in the Wreath-Laying Ceremony, 15 June 1975
Toast to the Immortal Memory of George Eliot, 1973
Annual Report 1974
Address at the Wreath Laying on June 16th, 1974
The Passage of Time
A Fortaste of Proust. A Study of Proust and his Precursors By Dr. Margaret Mein
By George: It's Worth Going
George Eliot and Geothe's Past
George Eliot in Japan
Review of Reader: I Married Him By Patricia Beer
The Third George Eliot Memorial Lecture
A Message From the President of the Fellowship: Michael Mansbridge

On this day, meeting as we do to commemmorate the official birthday of George Eliot, it is a fitting occasion to recall that Nuneaton occupies a privileged position. Many towns have produced sons and daughters who have achieved national eminence in…

It is always pleasant when I begin to prepare the Annual Report, to see what a busy and successful year it has once more been for the Fellowship. As one organises and takes part in a series of events, one is not always aware of keeping up a standard…

I totally accept the truism that it's better to travel hopefully than to arrive. And it is only my incurable optimism which allows me to set out on so many theatrical journeys with new enthusiasm when my hopes have so often been dashed the night…